2012 Regular Session


File Code: Taxes - Miscellaneous
Sponsored By:
Senator Edwards
Natural Gas Severance Tax and Impact Fund


Imposing a tax on the removal of natural gas from natural gas wells in the State; providing for the calculation of the tax; setting the rate of the tax; providing for the administration of the tax by the Comptroller; requiring persons subject to the tax to file returns and keep and make available specified records and information; providing for the distribution of revenue from the tax; establishing the Natural Gas Impact Fund; providing for the administration and purpose of the Fund; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Budget and Taxation
Hearing 3/14 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 3/21 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Environment, Department of
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Fuel -see also- Coal
Natural Resources -see also- Conserv; Forest & Park; Wildlds
Natural Resources, Department of
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Statutes of Limitation

Bill affects the following Statutes:

( 14-122.1 )
Tax - General
( 1-101 , 2-102 , 2-104 , 2-11A-01 , 2-11A-02 , 10.5-101 through 10.5-301 , 13-201 , 13-508 , 13-509 , 13-825 , 13-1001 , 13-1003 , 13-1008 , 13-1102 , 13-1104 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered